10 Oct '17, 11am

Renault Energy Services to focus on smart-grid technology

Renault Energy Services to focus on smart-grid technology

Renault, Europe’s number one manufacturer of electric vehicles, has created a new subsidiary brand called Renault Energy Services that will focus on energy and smart-grid sectors, both of which are fundamental to the expansion of electric mobility. Renault Energy Services will function much like a start-up and its objective is to invest in smart grid-related projects by forging privileged ties with the energy industry’s various stakeholders. Renault Energy Services will focus chiefly on the development of smart charging, vehicle to grid interaction and second-life batteries. Gilles Normand, SVP, Electric Vehicles, Renault said: “The creation of Renault Energy Services marks an important step forward. Investing in smart grids is key to both reinforcing the lead we enjoy in the European electric vehicle market and accelerating the EV industry’s scale-up.” Thanks to its new s...

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